Bowls results and news from throughout Gympie region
Gympie Bowls Club – Southside
All bowlers are invited to our President’s Day Men’s Fours on Sunday September 13. Last year was an enjoyable day with some high quality bowls and this year promises to be even better.
Cost of $80 per team includes morning tea, lunch and afternoon nibbles.
More information and R.S.V.P. President Glenn 0477 011 597 or Secretary Leith Carroll 0407 077 710.
Wednesday, 19th August, Social game of triples resulting in a draw!
Thursdays bowls will be 3 bowl pairs sponsored by McIntosh Meats.
Last week’s winners were Peter Manson and Tony Smillie. Ian Best won the Raffle.
In the championship pairs Shane Browne and Glen Costin defeated Tom Stillaway and Bob Hannah.
Email your bowls notes on Wednesday morning to firstname.lastname@example.org
Bill Wheeler and Ray Fitzgerald defeated Geoff Green and Ian Best.
Cam Oster defeated Bill Wheeler in the final of the A grade singles club championship.
We still need more players for the Cooloola Shield match to be played on Sunday Sept 27th, names on the board please.
Results of Play 21/08/20
Joyce Stephens defeated Di Hannah, Ursula Cross defeated Steph Mitchell.
Call for 28/08/20
Ursula Cross to play Dell Chippindall. Marker Jan Jacobson
Carol Bingham to play Joyce Stephens. Marker Pat Sibley
Queen of the Green Pat Sibley to play Pat Allen
Last Day of Pennants on Monday at Kandanga.
Monday - BINGO with Lucky Door prize and raffle – eyes down at 9.30am.
Monday 12pm – Cards – Canasta and 500. Cost $5. More information Sandra 5483 7601
Monday “Barefoot Bowls” - More information contact John Allen 0438 836 185
Wednesday 9am - Gympie Ladies Social Bowling with enjoyable and relaxing games with everyone welcome.
Thursday 9.30am – Men’s – rotation of a variety of competitions. Names in 30 minutes before start of play.
Friday competition/Social 9am – Sunshine Ladies Club. Names in 30 minutes before start of play.
Friday night meals 6pm - $15 a head including raffle with a rotation of set menus.
Please book by preferably emailing email@example.com or if that’s not possible, texting 0438836185.
Cooloola Coast Bowls Club Results for week ending 23rd August 2020
Our club was buoyant after our successful Winter Carnival with many of our bowlers on the green this week. Maybe they were trying to make amends for there bowling over the weekend or indeed maybe they were consolidating their achievements. Either way it is great to see so many members and visitors enjoying themselves.
We had a mixed bag of bowling this week with our normal bowls days and some more Championship games.
Tuesday 18th August Jackpot Nominated Open Pairs
Great conditions and no excuses today. Some good bowling saw Rene’ Visser and Ross Ashley run out as Second Round winners.
The winners on the day which was a very popular result, particularly for the winners, were Aileen and Peter Barnett. Well done to both of them for some consistently good bowling over the last weeks.
The Jackpot will carry over to next week.
Thursday 20th August Social Mixed Bowling
Another busy day with the winners decided by the wheel which was for the Highest Winning Score. The team that won was Jean Heidemann, John Lomax and John Moffitt. All bowled well which showed with the score.
Saturday 22nd August
Today was a day of Championship games. So sadly there was no Scroungers or barefoot bowls today, but the Burger and Chips offer brought plenty of spectators to the veranda to watch.
Mixed pairs first round games saw Sue Ramsay and Jeff Mulhall defeat Di and Neil Currell with a very close finish. It was fairly even throughout the game. The other game was won by Cyndy Glenbar and Cal Baumanis who defeated Ruth and Kurt Steinscherer.
The men’s Singles Final was also played between Dave Livick and Gary Holyoak. The much awaited match saw Gary crowned as Club Men’s Champion.
Congratulations to all that took part today and we all look forward to the next rounds.
Sunday 23rd August Mixed Social Bowls
Today was very blustery but did not detract from some very good bowling.
Winners were decided again by the wheel and with the Lowest Winning Margin the winners were Alana Lomax, Tracy Brown (both visitors) and Jean Heidemann.
Well done to the Ladies! Sadly we say farewell to Alana and John Lomax, visitors to our club over the last couple of months, as they continue their journey through our lovely State. Hope to see you both again and have a safe trip.
To all those who missed out on Scroungers or barefoot bowls we should see a return this Saturday. Hope to see you there.